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Overview (4)

Born in Bisbee, Arizona, USA
Died in Stamford, Connecticut, USA  (lung cancer)
Birth NameEarl John Hindman
Height 6' 1½" (1.87 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Earl Hindman was born on October 20, 1942 in Bisbee, Arizona, USA as Earl John Hindman. He was an actor, known for Silverado (1985), The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974) and The Parallax View (1974). He was married to Molly McGreevy. He died on December 29, 2003 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA.

Spouse (1)

Molly McGreevy (21 May 1976 - 29 December 2003) ( his death) ( 2 children)

Trade Mark (1)

On the series Home Improvement (1991) he never allowed his entire face to be seen. He would usually be filmed behind his fence. When that was not possible, he'd either keep his face turned from the camera, or appear behind a conveniently placed object.

Trivia (10)

His wife is an ordained Episcopalian priest.
Studied acting at the University of Arizona in Tucson.
He was the son of Eula and Burl Chester Hindman.
Sister's name is Anna Dean Shields, who lives in Payson, Arizona.
Died Monday, December 29, 2003, in Stamford, Conn., from lung cancer.
Loved Country music, playing poker, and collecting stamps and coins.
Brother's name is Ray, who lives in Tucson, Arizona.
Before moving to Stamford, he lived in New York City and Tucson.
In an episode of Home Improvement (1991), his character, Wilson, comments on Tim's beard, "I can't understand why a man would want to hide his face," an in-joke to himself, whose face is never seen by the audience.
His face was finally shown at end of the final episode of Home Improvement (1991) as he and the rest of the cast took a bow for the cheering audience.

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